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Akiva Schaffer

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 2 films, with $338,074,473 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #9,374)
Best-known acting roles: Toga #2 (Neighbors), Casual Wanker #3 (The Watch), Lawrence (Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping)
Best-known technical roles: The Watch (Director), Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (Director), Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (Screenwriter), Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (Producer), Brigsby Bear (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Seth Rogen, Ben Stiller, Evan Goldberg, Jorma Taccone, Vince Vaughn

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$184,439,800$153,634,673$338,074,473
Leading1$9,496,130$40,990$9,537,120
In Technical RolesDirector2$43,849,130$32,818,035$76,667,165
Producer2$10,011,895$190,408$10,202,303
Screenwriter1$9,496,130$40,990$9,537,120

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


2016 Preview: June

June 1st, 2016

Finding Dory

May was great, as long as you don't compare it to last May. Captain America: Civil War was a monster hit and is closing in on $400 million, while both X-Men: Apocalypse and The Angry Birds Movie will earn over $100 million. Looking ahead, every week in June, there is one movie that should top $100 million; however, only Finding Dory is expected to make more than $200 million. In fact, that film is expected to make close to $400 million domestically and over $1 billion worldwide. Last June, there were two monster hits, Inside Out and Jurassic World, plus one $100 million hit, Spy. I don't see how 2016 will top that. Even if every film with a shot at $100 million gets to that milestone, 2016 still might not top last year's pace. Fortunately, 2016 does have a large lead and that could be enough to keep 2016 ahead of 2015's pace in the year-over-year competition. It could be really close at the end of the month, on the other hand. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping Lawrence  $9,496,130 $40,990 $9,537,120
5/9/2014 Neighbors Toga #2  $150,086,800 $120,857,628 $270,944,428
7/27/2012 The Watch Casual Wanker #3  $34,353,000 $32,777,045 $67,130,045
Movies: 3Totals:$193,935,930$153,675,663$347,611,593
  Averages:$64,645,310$51,225,221$115,870,531

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping $4,698,715 2,313 $9,496,130 $9,537,120 99.6%
Movies: 1Totals:  $9,496,130$9,537,120 
 Averages:$4,698,7152,313$9,496,130$9,537,12099.6%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/9/2014 Neighbors $49,033,915 3,311 $150,086,800 $270,944,428 55.4%
7/27/2012 The Watch $12,750,297 3,168 $34,353,000 $67,130,045 51.2%
Movies: 2Totals:  $184,439,800$338,074,473 
 Averages:$30,892,1063,240$92,219,900$169,037,23753.3%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,541 $9,496,130
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,301-7,400) 7,333 $184,439,800
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,301-7,400) 7,370 $193,935,930
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,945 $9,496,130
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,886 $184,439,800
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,101-8,200) 8,183 $193,935,930
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,252 $40,990
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 11,501-11,600) 11,594 $153,634,673
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 11,301-11,400) 11,391 $153,675,663
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 9,901-10,000) 9,961 $40,990
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 10,001-10,100) 10,017 $153,634,673
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 12,501-12,600) 12,577 $153,675,663
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,191 $9,537,120
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,301-9,400) 9,374 $338,074,473
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,101-9,200) 9,142 $347,611,593
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 6,401-6,500) 6,445 $9,537,120
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,801-7,900) 7,849 $338,074,473
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,101-10,200) 10,152 $347,611,593
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Web Series Movies 1 $9,496,130
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Web Series Movies 1 $40,990
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Web Series Movies 1 $9,537,120
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,256 $9,496,130
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,909 $40,990
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,861 $9,537,120
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,517 $9,496,130
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,693 $40,990
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,931 $9,537,120
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 801-900) 870 $9,496,130
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,215 $40,990
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,038 $9,537,120
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,202 $9,496,130
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,920 $40,990
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,487 $9,537,120
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 501-600) 566 $9,496,130
Top International Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 401-500) 492 $40,990
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 501-600) 571 $9,537,120

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/28/2017 Brigsby Bear Producer $515,765 $149,418 $665,183
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter 
$9,496,130 $40,990 $9,537,120
7/27/2012 The Watch Director $34,353,000 $32,777,045 $67,130,045
Movies: 3Totals:$44,364,895$32,967,453$77,332,348
  Averages:$14,788,298$10,989,151$25,777,449

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping $4,698,715 2,313 $9,496,130 $9,537,120 99.6%
7/27/2012 The Watch $12,750,297 3,168 $34,353,000 $67,130,045 51.2%
Movies: 2Totals:  $43,849,130$76,667,165 
 Averages:$8,724,5062,741$21,924,565$38,333,58375.4%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/28/2017 Brigsby Bear $39,652 408 $515,765 $665,183 77.5%
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping $4,698,715 2,313 $9,496,130 $9,537,120 99.6%
Movies: 2Totals:  $10,011,895$10,202,303 
 Averages:$2,369,1841,361$5,005,948$5,101,15288.6%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/3/2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping $4,698,715 2,313 $9,496,130 $9,537,120 99.6%
Movies: 1Totals:  $9,496,130$9,537,120 
 Averages:$4,698,7152,313$9,496,130$9,537,12099.6%


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